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Recent Charleston reviews

  • Charming Charleston Carriage House

    "What a charming little house! From the moment we arrived in the cobbled driveway and walked down the beautifully landscaped oyster shell path to the carriage house, we were at home. Not only is this house quintessential Charleston with its beautiful gardens, stone walls and lovely interior, it also has an excellent location close to everything, but at the same time very quiet and private. It is so comfy and cozy with lots of special little touches and a working fireplace which we put to good use. There is plenty of storage and a well equipped kitchen. The off-street parking and weekly cleaning service are nice extras. And last, but not least, the owners Sallie & Scott are extremely gracious and accommodating hosts. We will be back next year."
    Guest: n m. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: April 9, 2015
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  • Charleston Sailing week

    "The condo worked out well for our sailing team, spacious, well looked after. Having two car parking spots was a big bonus and being able to walk to restaurants was a treat. The Condo was very clean and everything worked, well equipped kitchen with nice quality crockery and appliances. The beds were very comfortable and good quality bed linen and bath towels. It was fairly quiet at night considering it's great location and college close by. Good information brochure by the owners, who were very easy to communicate with during the booking process. Would stay there again and recommend."
    Guest: Liz D. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 24, 2015
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  • It's all they wrote!

    "I can echo the glowing reviews that got me interested in this property. We had no car during our stay and didn't miss it because we were able to walk everywhere we wanted to go. It was total immersion in the best of historic Charleston, starting with the condo itself. The luxury of having a spacious living room to relax and regroup in was integral to the authentic experience. The owner, Robert, was gracious and attentive to making it a good experience for us. We would love to return!"
    Guest: Helen W. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 3, 2014
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  • Wonderful weekend!

    "We spend a lot of time in Charleston and are always looking for nice alternatives to stay. We have found our new favorite! Anson Garden House was a peaceful retreat, yet still convenient to everything Historic Charleston has to offer. This was our first time staying here, but we WILL be back!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 29, 2015
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Charleston Travel Tips

Experience the true meaning of Southern charm with a trip the Charleston, S.C. This city is an ideal spot to experience exceptional down-home cooking, welcoming hospitality, exciting culture and unique coastal history.

Charleston features an interesting and unique blend of culture and is known for its local art, music and food scenes. No matter what season you visit, there's always something fun happening in the area for both indoor and outdoor lovers.

You can stroll the tree?-lined streets and view the lovely Antebellum architecture, enjoy dinner on the patio of a restaurant and wander through the various shops, museums, galleries and theaters.

Charleston is home to many festivals throughout the year, including the Spoleto Festival USA, a 17-day fest with more than 100 performances by different artists, as well as the Charleston Food and Wine Festival, Charleston Fashion Week and the Holiday Festival of Lights, to name a few.

In 2011, Charleston was named one America's favorite cities by Travel + Leisure, and in 2013 Conde Nast Traveler, was placed at no. 1 in their top 10 best cities list.

Things to Do

- Dock Street Theatre: Experience history with a visit to the Dock Street Theatre, America's first theater. It opened in 1736 and hosted the first opera performance in America, "Flora." Now, this space is home to South Carolina's largest theater company, so be sure to catch a show while you're in town. The theater also hosts different festivals throughout the year and produces more than 120 performances each season.

- Magnolia Plantations and Gardens: Enjoy the Southern climate and get some fresh air at the Magnolia Plantations and Gardens. It opened in 1870 and features a stunning display of flowers and plants throughout. In addition to exploring the flora and fauna, you can check out the nature train or take a boat tour. There's even a petting zoo for the kids.

- The Charleston Museum: After you see America's oldest theater, you can visit America's oldest museum - The Charleston Museum - which was established in 1773. It was partly inspired by the British Museum and displays collections about natural science, ornithology, historical culture and documentary and photographic resources. Learn about the history of the area and how Charleston has developed through time.

- Firefly Distillery: If you enjoy Southern libations, head to the Firefly Distillery for a tasting. It's South Carolina's first and largest distillery and produces Sweet Tea Vodka, Firefly Moonshine and other liquors. Enjoy the Southern hospitality as you sip on the different cocktails and take a tour of the Irvin Vineyards.

- Fort Sumter Tour: Step back in time with a tour of Fort Sumter, the site where the famous shots that started the American Civil War were fired. Departures for the tour start at Liberty Square in downtown Charleston or Patriot's Point in Mount Pleasant. On a 30-minute tour, you'll hear all about the history of Fort Sumter, events that lead to the war and facts about the area. The fort also houses an informative museum with historic artifacts.

Shopping and Dining

- Poogan's Porch: This Victorian mansion-turned-restaurant was voted as having the best grits in the Lowcountry, so you can be sure you'll dine on amazing Southern cooking at Poogan's Porch. It was named after the dog of the home's previous owners. Poogan's Porch is known for its signature buttermilk fried chicken, she-crab soup and homemade buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy.

- Hank's Seafood: Seafood is a must when dining in Charleston and a trip to Hank's Seafood fits the bill. The menu features classic Charleston fish house favorites with a blend of traditional seafood plates and Lowcountry dishes - all with a contemporary flare. Enjoy the laid-back, charming ambiance as you feast on Lowcountry bouillabaisse and she-crab soup, oysters casino, shellfish cocktail with loverster, Charleston oyster stew or Hank's signature pan-fried crab cakes.

- Charleston Historic Market: Do a bit of shopping as you stroll through the Charleston Historic Market, a hub of activity in the city. The Greek Revival-style Market Hall houses the Daughters of the Confederacy museum, and behind it, there are a variety of vendor sheds where you can peruse clothing, jewelry, souvenirs, artwork, crafts and goods. Pick up some souvenirs to remember your trip, then take a carriage ride through the city's back streets starting and ending right in the market.

- Toast: Brunch is a favorite meal of many, and you can feast at one of Charleston's best at toast. With bottomless mimosas and a tasty menu, this is the perfect place to get your day started right. Choose from French toast, eggs, omelets, surf and turf and much more.

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